Applications open Sept 2021
One Sunday a month.
Course Commences Sunday 5th September 2021 –May 22nd 2022.
Course Dates Sunday:
5th Sept, 3rd Oct, 7th Nov, 5th Dec, 9th Jan, 6th Feb, 6th Mar, 3rd April, 1st May, 15th May. Proposed exam 22nd May 2022.
9am – 5:00pm
European College of Reflexology and Massage, Main Street, Virginia, Co. Cavan.
- ITEC Diploma in Aromatherapy.
- ITEC Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology.
- ITEC Professional Conduct and Business awareness.
ITEC (International Therapy Examination Council), this prestigious Diploma is recognised worldwide and by all professional insurance companies. Successful graduates are eligible to open their own business upon completion. Graduates can also apply for positions as a Aromatherapists in spas, salons, hospitals (palliative care), nursing homes or freelance as a mobile therapist worldwide.
€1,500 including exam fees of 200 Euro. Fees can be paid in instalments with no additional charge. See payment schedule.
We offer 300 Euro course reduction for anyone who has level 5 anatomy complete. Please be aware if your qualifications are more than 2 years old you will need to sit the multiple choice exam but you do not need to attend the classes.
€200 course deposit is required to secure your place. Payable on link below.
Deposit can be taken via our website
Course fees Include:
- All tuition fees (practical and theory classes)
- Course workbook and consultation forms.
- Assessment and marking of case studies.
- Students on going email or phone support and supervision throughout the course.
- ITEC exam fees.
- Class materials – Massage oil and couch roll.
- Pre assessments.
- On line tutorials.
- Tea and coffee.
Students will need to purchase a uniform, two course books, towels and a clipboard and starter aromatherapy 12 oil kit. Details will be given prior to commencement date
|DATE||TIME||ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY||TIME||PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT & BUSINESS||TIME||AROMATHERAPY THEORY/PRACTICAL||PAYMENT SCHEDULE|
|1||8 Sept||9-12||Cells/Tissues Skin||1-2pm||Professionalism and Contra Indications||2-5.30pm||Practical||200|
|2||6 Oct||9-1||Skeletal and Muscular system||2-2.30pm||Confidentiality/ consultation and consent||2.30-5.30||Practical||200|
|3||3 Nov||9-12||Cardiovascular System||1-2pm||Hygiene/safety checks||2-5.30||Practical||200|
|4||1 Dec||9-1||Lymphatic system Urinary System||2-2.30pm||Client Care||2.30-5.30||Practical|
|5||5 Jan||9-12||Endocrine System||1-2pm||Basic First Aid and recording incidents||2-5.30||Practical|
|6||2 Feb||9-12||Reproductive System||1-2pm||Salon set up Advertising/ Insurance||2-5.30||Practical||200|
|7||1 Mar||9-12||Nervous System||1-2pm||CPD and professional memberships||2-5.30||Practical||250|
|8||5 April||9-12||Digestive System||1-2pm||Salon Book Keeping||2-5.30||Practical||Course Paid in Full|
|9||3 May||9-12||Revision/pre assessment||1-2pm||Revision||2-5.30||Practical pre assessment|
|10 May||9-12||Proposed Theory Exam||Proposed Theory Exam||Proposed Theory and Practical Exam|
*Please note that the proposed curriculum is a guide. ECRM reserves the right to change course dates, times and curriculum.
The course is one Sunday a month for 8 months. The delivery is structured to give sufficient time to complete the theory and practical elements. Home study and reflexology practice is essential before the next session. Students will have access to online notes and Tutorials.
For class time no. However, for your end of year exam you will be required to wear a white tunic, black trousers and black shoes. Comfortable smart clothing is recommended for classes. We find that students prefer to wear a black tunic as they feel more professional during their training.
Yes. The initial deposit of 200 Euro will secure your place, this is non- refundable. Payment plans have been set up for 300/250 Euro per month with the exception of December and January as these are difficult financial months. All fees must be paid by March to be eligible to sit the exam.
This will depend on how many treatments you decide to do a day and how many days you choose to work. The average cost for a one hour treatment is approximately 50 Euro. Ten treatments are normally recommended and clients have the opportunity to claim back costs through VHI, LAYA, GLO health insurance companies depending on their cover plan.